Category : Caribbean and World News

- 11 months ago

Impostors Trying To Capitalise On Coronavirus Pandemic

National Security Minister Hermangild Francis has warned against impostors who might be attempting to perpetrate scams here during the current Coronavirus global pandemic. “I know that there will be persons trying to capitalize on this pandemic...

- 11 months ago

T&T PM Concerned About Daughter In New York’s COVID-19 Ground Zero

Trinidad Guardian:- While Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley’s administration battles to secure Trinidad and Tobago against the COVID-19 crisis, he’s admitted to continuing to be a troubled parent since his daughter is in COVID “Ground Zero” in New York....

- 11 months ago

Over 100 Cuban Doctors, Nurses To Join Battle Against COVID-19

Over 100 Cuban doctors and nurses are expected here by weekend to join the battle against the spread of COVID-19, Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has announced. In a nationwide address Monday night, Chastanet disclosed that the initiative had been arr...

- 11 months ago

Chnges In Registration Of Births And Deaths

Press Release:-  The Department of Justice (DOJ) continues to monitor and follow the protocols issued by the Ministry of Health in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.  Therefore in an effort to maintain the established guidelines and keep our customers a...

- 11 months ago

Changes In Registration Of Births And Deaths

Press Release:-  The Department of Justice (DOJ) continues to monitor and follow the protocols issued by the Ministry of Health in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.  Therefore in an effort to maintain the established guidelines and keep our customers a...

- 11 months ago

‘Be Kind To Massy Staff’

Saint Lucians are being urged to be kind to the staff of Massy Stores supermarkets. “When you go to the supermarket, be kind to the cashiers, the floor staff, the pharmacist,” wrote Finola Jennings-Clark on her Facebook page. She said she...

- 11 months ago

Suspension Of Services At Sexual & Reproductive Health Clinic

Press Release:–  As of Wednesday March 25, 2020 and until further notice, the services of the Sexual and Reproductive Health Clinic located at Old Nurses’ Home, Victoria Hospital shall be suspended. This suspension is to facilitate the use of t...

- 11 months ago

Rihanna Donates $5 Million To Fight Against COVID-19

Fox 23:- Pop superstar Rihanna opened her wallet in an effort to fight the coronavirus pandemic, as the singer’s Clara Lionel Foundation donated $5 million to several organizations worldwide, Variety reported. The foundation — launched by Rihan...

- 11 months ago

Saint Lucia Announces State Of Emergency, Curfew

Saint Lucia has announced a state of emergency with a curfew in force from 11:00 pm to 5:00 am. The measures are the latest that the authorities here have put in place to battle the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Prime Minister Allen Chastanet announc...

- 11 months ago

Government Urged To Explain State Of Emergency

by John Peters The Government should explain to the people of Saint Lucia what is meant by a State of Emergency and its implications, and not cause further panic and confusion within the society. Under Section 17.1 of the Constitution, the Governor G...

- 11 months ago

COVID-19 Travel Restrictions Hitting LIAT Hard

Travel restrictions imposed as a result of the spread of COVID-19 are hitting the regional airline, LIAT, hard, reports say. The airline’s  Corporate Communications Officer Shavar Maloney was quoted last week by Barbados Today as saying that wh...

- 11 months ago

‘Shut Down The Country!’

The President of the Gros Islet Minibus Association is calling on Saint Lucian authorities to shut down the country in the battle against the spread of the COVID-19 virus. “If you have to consider the economic part of it we are all doomed. We h...